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Goodson's Cafe

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27931 State Highway 249, Houston, TX 77375-6415
+1 281-351-1749
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Delicatessen
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27931 State Highway 249, Houston, TX 77375-6415
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very welcoming. Employees are very pleasant. Lots of stuff to look at! Paintings and fish tanks...very busy happy environment. The chicken fried steak truly takes up the whole plate! And, you get rolls and gravy with your meals.

Thank NEAVON12
Reviewed April 23, 2017

This restaurant was recommended to me by a family member who absolutely love, love, love the chicken fried chicken and the biscuits. So, you know what that means? Yes, you guessed it…I had to try it out for myself. When I walked in the first...More

Thank Sugah-n-Pops
Reviewed April 16, 2017

What is there to say.... it was love on a plate! My husband and I were traveling from Arkansas to south Texas. We left our place at 1 am and decided this would be a perfect place for lunch when we seen an old rerun...More

Thank Peggy V
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

This place is known for its Texas size chicken fried steak. Yes! The chicken fried steak were definitely huge. My husband is a big eater and we still have to share the chicken fried steak. You would feel bad if you eat the whole thing...More

Thank mydaisy
Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our meal today. The fresh baked rolls are fantastic. Had the homemade chicken and dumplings special and chicken fried steak. The service was very fast and the staff are wonderful. Good down home country cooking!

Thank ShannonF461
Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

Went with group of 11 As foreigner they ordered fried pickles for me , and .., i enjoyed them The fried chicken steak was delicious, very crispy! Ordered small, however portion was larger than plate, couldn't finish was too much food Interior of restaurant is...More

Reviewed April 3, 2017 via mobile

Excellent environment for all members of the family. Good food with a Texas tradition. Lived in Tomball and ate here for 28 years. Don't miss this stop if you are in Tomball, TX.

Thank georgey749
Reviewed March 31, 2017 via mobile

As normal had great lunch. Split Cobb salad. Great job had plenty. She had home made vegetable soup i had side of boiled cabbage it was great one of my favorites. Service great prices great also.

Thank Dano1946
Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

A colleague was intent on experiencing the Chicken Fried Steak - and I went along to be sociable... I tried the Large CFS and failed to finish... It's too calorific, not tasty enough and not really my thing...but for authentic, local food - Goodson's is...More

Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed March 6, 2017 via mobile

Enormous proportion world famous chicken fried steak and tenders we love sitting in the booths in the bar it's quieter and a sweet attentive lady always help make every order delivered perfectly lots of memories here love every visit

Thank 355charlesa
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27931 State Highway 249, Houston, TX 77375-6415
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 281-351-1749
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